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Thierry Henry leaves Red Devils and draws for three years at AS Monaco

The bullet is through the church: the Red Devils are their most famous assistant lost. Thierry Henry (41) is the new coach of AS Monaco, so you made that team Saturday is officially known. Tuesday against the Netherlands, he is no longer on the Belgian bank.

It was a long time in the air that Thierry Henry his term as assistant coach to Roberto Martinez would not switch off. He beat earlier proposals of Bordeaux and Aston Villa. That expectation has finally been released. The Frenchman would be with Julien Stephan – present beloftencoach of Rennes – even though an assistant have been appointed. Monday, he was introduced as the successor of Leonardo Jardim. For Henry, it is mostly a symbolic start: his first job as a trainer at the club where he spelerscarrière began.

In Monaco is the former topspits Red Devils Youri Tielemans and Nacer Chadli back.

‘Of course, he is a good trainer, ” said Williams yesterday, after the match against Switzerland. “We have during the world cup all learned a lot. Is it already official? He signed for three years? Allez ahead!’

Last man standing

Coach Roberto Martinez will see the one after the other pawn out of his technical staff will be omitted. Immediately after the world cup left Graeme Jones the Red Devils. Three weeks ago, technical director Chris Van puyvelde got some known that in China, he is going to work. Now leave Thierry Henry, the last summer of T3 to T2, phd, the entourage around the national team.

The last man standing, ” said coach Martinez. “Oh, that happens if you get in a football association of a country that is still growing. I can here not a bad word to say about it. If not now, then in six months or a year. Thierry was ready for a club and now has his choice made. This will not at all a bad feeling. On the contrary. I’m happy for him. We, as the Belgian football association wish Henry great success.’

Six weeks ago, the bond with the young and inexperienced Shot Shaun Maloney (35), a new T3. For the function of T2 is the bond looking for a more experienced assistant. ‘The match of Tuesday against the Netherlands to finish, ” says the coach.

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